National Health Care Fraud Takedown Results in Charges against 301 Individuals for Approximately $900 Million in False Billing – Most Defendants Charged and Largest Alleged Loss Amount in Strike Force History
Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch and Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Sylvia Mathews Burwell announced today an unprecedented nationwide sweep led by the Medicare Fraud Strike Force in 36 federal districts, resulting in criminal and civil charges against 301 individuals, including 61 doctors, nurses and other licensed medical professionals, for their alleged participation in health care fraud schemes involving approximately $900 million in false billings.
Twenty-three state Medicaid Fraud Control Units also participated in today’s arrests. In addition, the HHS Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is suspending payment to a number of providers using its suspension authority provided in the Affordable Care Act. This coordinated takedown is the largest in history, both in terms of the number of defendants charged and loss amount. (more…)
Bestselling weedkillers by Monsanto, Dow and Syngenta could be removed from shops across Europe by July, after an EU committee failed for a second time to agree on a new license for its core ingredient, glyphosate, according to the Guardian.
EU officials say that while there could be a voluntary grace period of six-12 months, unless a compromise can be found, the product’s license will be allowed to expire on 30 June.
Monsanto says that their poisonous weed killers that contain glyphosate are no danger to humans, and are unlikely to pose any health risk to humans, in an assessment shaded by conflict of interests allegations earlier this week, according to the Guardian. (more…)
In the late 19th century, this story was published about a 32 year old lady who was cured of cancer of both breasts was published in the “The Cure of Cancer and how Surgery Blocks the Way,” By John Shaw. She was cured using a mixture of extract of quinquina, syrup of iodide of iron, and arseniate of soda.
I had written about the main ingredient in this mixture, extract of quinquina which is also known as Peruvian bark (Cinchona) in my article, “Peruvian Bark: Jesuit Powder and the Secret Powers Who Wished to Control It.” It has been documented over the course of history by old time nineteenth century medical professionals, healers and authors as a cure for cancer, malaria, fevers and other ailments.
Here is the story of the lady whose breast cancer was cured using a natural treatment: (more…)